The table below looks at the statistics for the Excel Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Excel Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Excel Specialist
Rank 887 903 872
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Excel Specialist 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.004% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £29,000 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.75% +14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £23,250 £23,500 -
% change year-on-year
-1.06% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Excel Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Excel Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Excel Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Excel Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Excel Specialist within the UK.

Excel Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Excel Specialist
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Excel Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 6 £29,000 +1.75% 1
London +13 4 £29,000 -1.69% 1
Essex - 1 £24,000 -
Fareham - 1 £22,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £22,500 -
East of England - 1 £24,000 -
South East - 1 £22,500 -

Excel Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Excel Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Excel Specialist in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) MS Office
4 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Twitter
6 3 (30.00%) Blog
6 3 (30.00%) Social Network
6 3 (30.00%) Google
7 2 (20.00%) Statistics
7 2 (20.00%) Music Industry
7 2 (20.00%) Animation
7 2 (20.00%) French Language
7 2 (20.00%) German Language
7 2 (20.00%) Italian Language
7 2 (20.00%) Spanish Language
7 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) MOS
7 2 (20.00%) Document Management
7 2 (20.00%) Legal
7 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 2 (20.00%) Workflow

Excel Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Excel Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Excel Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (20.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Music Industry
2 2 (20.00%) French Language
2 2 (20.00%) German Language
2 2 (20.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (20.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blog
1 3 (30.00%) Social Network
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Animation
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Economics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (20.00%) Document Management
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
4 1 (10.00%) Pay per click
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MOS
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Google
2 3 (30.00%) Twitter
3 2 (20.00%) Interwoven
4 1 (10.00%) Tableau
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow